PORT PUNTA ALVEAR //
Santa Fe. Alvear. Actual Cargill
Concret Diagnosis, Products Selection and Tests.
Punta Alvear Port is located 20 Km south Rosario. It is a well designed port
with aligned dolphins in the river similar to other ports but the most
simple steel stucture in comparison with others in this zone.
port originally belongs to Ferruzzi Group from Ravenna ( Italy) ,constructed
in the early 80s .In 1994 the concret port structures showed signs of
corrossion specially in the dock cilindric towers supporting mechanical
The corrosive fenomenum began by sea water
ballast verted over the concret structures while the ships were moored in
the port for the charging grain operations.
The owners decided to
give our firm the diagnosis studies, protective schemes definitions, and
managment of the excutive repairing construction.
constuction process is in the pictures beside.
2- Diagnosis Info
3- Schemes repairing
description under ASTM procedures :
Gunite Wet Mix of concret
Epoxy high solids protection (VOC norms)
UVA UBB Poliurethane protection